We highlight the 10 oldest universities in Africa, their year of establishment, and some of their notable alumni. 1. University of Al-Karaouine Location: Fes, Morocco Established in: 859 AD The University of Al-Karaouine or Al-Qarawiyyin was founded by Fatima al-Fihri (the daughter of a wealthy merchant named Mohammed Al-Fihri) in 859 with an...
The internet is full of useful online resources for students to navigate their higher education. If you’re a university student, you don’t have time to surf the net in the hope of stumbling upon valuable websites. That's why I have put together 62 useful educational websites to make your higher education...
Looking for good TVET Colleges in South Africa? We've got the list for you to choose from. TVET Colleges are really good options to take if you cannot afford University Fees. If you can't still afford college fees on your own, there are funding options such as NSFAS and other...
The University of Ghana, Legon has produced some successful alumni who have excelled not only in Ghana but other parts of the world as well. Most of the alumni of this university are very prominent people in society. In this post, I have selected 10 of the most successful University...
Unisa telegram groups are a great place to get first hand information about the University of South Africa. Being isolated and removed from your lecturers and fellow students is often one of the major challenges of distance learning. You can overcome this by joining and forming study groups with...
The Nobel Prize is an international prize awarded annually since 1901 for achievements in Physics, Chemistry, Physiology or Medicine, Literature, and Peace. Nobel Prizes have been awarded to over 800 individuals. Out of this number, African universities have also contributed to a number of Nobel Prize-winning former students. As usual, South...
Are you facing challenges with Unisa assignments submission? Unisa assignments can be submitted via myUnisa dashboard or placed in a Unisa assignment box, posted to the University of South Africa, or submitted via courier. At UNISA, assignments help lecturers to see whether you understand the module, and they help you to...
You must have signed up for an online class thinking that taking online courses is that easier. It's true that online courses can be a more convenient, and sometimes cheaper, means of learning however, sometimes concentrating on studying can be difficult. Related: 62 Useful Educational Websites for Students If you've just...
I know the only thing you think about LinkedIn as a student is getting a job, others see it as just another social network like Facebook but that's not all about it. Unlike other social media platforms, LinkedIn has grown to be that platform that has the top professionals in...
Starting a business in Africa can be hard due to economic challenges. This is the reason why universities are stepping up to help young African entrepreneurs to scale up their businesses. When Njabulo Mthanti, 22, registered his business last year he was keen to join the University of Pretoria’s business...